Fiddler on the Roof Poster

Release Date: March 19th, 1996

DVD Release Date: July 1st, 1998

G|3 hr 1 min

Plot Summary
A lavishly produced and critically acclaimed screen adaptation of the international stage sensation tells the life-affirming story of Tevye (Topol), a poor milkman whose love, pride and faith help him face the oppression of turn-of-the century czarist Russia.

Cast: Topol , Norma Crane, Leonard Frey, Molly Picon, Paul Mann, Rosalind Harris, Michele Marsh, Neva Small

Director: Norman Jewison

Genres: Musical

Production Co: Mirisch Company, Cartier Productions

Distributors: United Artists

Keywords: Daughter, Emotional, Father, Transformation, Heartwarming, Mother, Forbidden love, Marriage, Deception, Lighthearted

Awards

Nominated Soundtrack
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1971)
Nominated Film Editing
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1971)
Nominated Directing
Nominated Best Picture
Nominated Best Director - Motion Picture
Winner Cinematography
Winner Sound
Nominated Art Direction
Winner Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Winner Music (Scoring: Adaptation and Original Song Score)
Nominated Cinematography
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1971)